SampleFaq.net - The Hip Hop sample directory

Artist Details: Black Ivory

Black Ivory Image
upload Picture

Black Ivory

Black Ivory is the name of an R&B group from Harlem, which had a number of hits in the 1970s, including "Don't Turn Around", "You and I" (which featured Larry Blackmon from Cameo on drums), "I'll Find a Way (The Loneliest Man in Town)", "Spinning Around", "What Goes Around (Comes Around)", "Will We Ever Come Together", and "Mainline". The group featured songwriter and prolific disco producer Leroy Burgess, Stuart Bascombe, and Russell Patterson.

They were managed by Patrick Adams, an executive at the Today/Perception record company. Burgess was the lead voice of the majority of their hits in the early '70's. With Today/Perception being a small label, the promotion of Black Ivory's singles scarcely got beyond the East Coast. This lack of exposure, coupled with the rise of disco and the fact Adams was beginning to branch out into other projects, caused Black Ivory to lose steam. (Source wikipedia.org)

Edit Artist Info


Black Ivory Wikipedia Entry | Black Ivory Last.fm Page

 

Song Details

Songs containing a Sample from Black Ivory

Songs from Black Ivory sampling other Songs

Shoutbox

Please Log in or create an account to post to the shoutbox
Login




Register Forgot?

Please provide your Email and we will send you
a new password as soon as possible